Written by Jacob Ibrag

‘Blood is thicker,’ they’ll whisperย as they’ll

try to paint me as just another stranger to keep you

from slipping out of their fingers. And they’re right, I’m an

astronaut seeking black holes and unknown treasure. Stability is

tunnel vision and I want to see everything. You see that too, it’s

in your nature. As much as blood is thicker, you’re meant

to witness more than the inside of their shelter.

Photography by Kent MacDonald

35 comments on “Nature

  1. Witnessing blood,


    jump throughout
    a black-hole
    to go
    one does know…


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  2. ” Stability is

    tunnel vision and I want to see everything.” my fave part of this, because it’s so true.

    Liked by 3 people

  3. Beautiful! I love the line “stability is tunnel vision and I want to see everything.” ๐Ÿ™‚

    Liked by 3 people

  4. emotionsoflife2016

    Beautiful, beautifully crafted

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Really amazing ๐Ÿ™‚

    Liked by 1 person

  6. Omg. It’s amazing.. So me lol ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

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  7. Inspirational, you’ll see, watch out for a pingback. I was looking for an inspiration on how to convey the news re humankinds disregard for nature in general. The ban on hunting in Alaska being lifted also fired my inspiration, thanks to you both.


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  9. A true philosophy very ell said.

    Liked by 1 person

  10. Poignant

    Liked by 1 person

  11. I’ll seek black holes with you

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  12. Very unique and well written

    Liked by 1 person

  13. Amazing metaphors. Anand Bose from Kerala

    Liked by 2 people

  14. Beautiful…very thought provoking. Your poems always are like that.

    Liked by 1 person

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